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19:46
19:46

Owiny-Dollo Urges Judicial Officers Against Partisan Clothes Richard Buteera 2 2 Top story

One of the newly appointed judicial officers turned up at the swearing ceremony wearing a yellow necktie.
18:25
18:25

Kaziimba Asks Court To Dismiss Luwero Petition Church of Uganda 1 2 Top story

Archbishop Kaziimba through Agaba Muhairwe and Company advocates filled a defense at Luwero high court stating that at the earliest opportunity during the hearing raise preliminary points of law on the contents of the plaint that the suit is bad in law, doesn’t disclose a cause action against him and abuse of court process which should be dismissed.
17:40
17:40

Arinaitwe Bwana Remanded To Luziira Over Human Trafficking 1

Arinaitwe on Thursday afternoon appeared before Buganda Road Court Chief Magistrates Court presided over by the Chief Magistrate Ronald Kayizzi who read to him one charge which he has denied.
15:52
15:52

4,671 Candidates Missed TVET Exams 4 1

According to UBTEB's data, out of the 13,209 candidates registered across 262 examination centers for the final program exams, 8,538 sat for the exams, while 4,671 candidates were absent.
15:29
15:29

One Arrested in Mubende for Alleged Murder of 15-Year-Old Girl 1

Kawala says that preliminary findings indicate that Akandwanaho discovered Kansimire had two phone lines, which led him to suspect her of having an affair with an unidentified person.
15:09
15:09

Lack of Neurologist Cripples Services at Kabale Hospital 2 2

Dr. John Philbert Nyeko, Kabale Regional Referral Hospital Director admits that lack of specialist in neurology has affected the services of a CT scan.
14:52
14:52

UMRA Drafts Guidelines For Digital Lenders 3

Digital money lenders are emerging as the latest innovation to small loans extended through online platforms or digitally but there have been concerns that they are not regulated.
14:49
14:49

Two Arrested for Alleged Murder of Zirobwe Charcoal Dealer

The two are accused of killing Yudah Kyagayadde aged 47 years a resident of Wabitungulu village and charcoal dealer in Zirobwe town council on Wednesday.
14:20
14:20

UPDF Soldier Arrested for Attempted Robbery

His arrest follows the death of Fredrick Ngobi, the Director of Citizens of Hope Primary School in Buwenge Town Council who was killed by an angry mob after attempting to steal 'mercury'.
13:51
13:51

Plastic Waste Recycling Machine in Gulu City Lying Idle 1 1

It can recycle 8,000 kilograms of plastic waste daily. Gulu City produces approximately 65 tons of plastic waste monthly.
13:48
13:48

Labor Inspectors Tasked To Enforce Amended NSSF Act 1

The NSSF Act amended in 2022 provides for mandatory savings for every worker, by their employers, irrespective of the number of workers.
12:21
12:21

Busoga Kingdom Rallies Subjects In The Diaspora to Develop Tourism sites Uganda 1 1

Namutamba said that key tourism sites like Kagulu Rock possess key historical insights about the roots of the Basoga, and if a private developer invests in a museum, it will attract many tourists from both Uganda and the diaspora.
12:02
12:02

Principal Judge Asks Mbale Leaders to Allocate Land for Construction of Regional Appellate Court

Speaking at an Open Court Day at the Mbale High Court on Wednesday, the Principle Judge Dr. Flavian Zeija said that the judiciary is ready to establish a regional court of appeal for the Eastern part of the country but they are still looking for land.
11:36
11:36

Agago RDC Investigates Leaders for Diverting Iron Sheets 1 3

Susan Moro Akot said that she received information from beneficiaries in Adilang sub-county that 90 pieces of their iron sheets were being hidden in the house of Charles Dickens Olanya in Lala Central Ward, and set to be distributed among sub-county leaders.
11:26
11:26

More Women Living with HIV in Ugandan Prisons 3 1 Top story

HIV prevalence in Uganda among inmates is 15%, making it almost twice as high as the national prevalence rate estimated at 6.5%.
11:24
11:24

Company Fraudulently Procured to Manage Atiak Sugar Works- MPs 1

Trouble for the Agricultural body started after the Committee learned that they paid Horyal Company Limited up to 15 billion Shillings to undertake bush clearing on 15,000-acre land in Lamwo district for sugar cane growing.
11:18
11:18

Indian Businessman’s Murder Case Transferred to Kabale over Threats to Witnesses

Patel Kuntaj, 24 who operated a hardware shop in Kisoro municipality was shot and injured on October 27, 2022, by Eliod Gumizamu a police officer attached to the Nyakabande Refugee Transit Centre. Kuntaj later died at St. Francis Hospital in Mutolere due to excessive bleeding. Gumizamu reportedly appeared with a group of unidentified men and entered the hardware shop, pulled out a gun, and shot Kuntaj in the chest.
10:22
10:22

Hearing of Terrorisim Trial Adjourned Over Police's Delay to Submit File IPS and CPS Bombing 2 1

On Wednesday, when the matter came up for pretrial hearing before Justice Richard Wejuli Wabwire, the Assistant Director of Public Prosecutions Thomas Jatiko said the police file is at CID headquarters and the Prosecution has not yet received it since the case was transferred to ICD.
10:03
10:03

Arua Leaders Petition Parliament Over Delayed Relocation of District Headquarters 4 1

Nicholas Ogwang, the Arua Chief Administrative Officer CAO told the committee members that they are stuck within the jurisdiction of the city and cannot move to the proposed new location for the district headquarter at Odumi in Vurra sub-county without the release of startup funds required for the construction of new administrative offices.
09:54
09:54

Entrepreneurs Seek More Say in Policy Making to Benefit from Continental Trade 7

Business leaders say trading across borders has remained tough for women and youth partly because the policies are largely designed by people who do not know business.
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